First Days of BLM Protests in New York City
On May 26, three days after George Floyd’s death by a cop’s knee, violent protests erupted in Minneapolis. In turn, on May 29, nonviolent protests in NYC organized at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn turned violent. Following the violence as well as looting that ensued on May 31, Gov. Andrew Cuomo placed NYC under curfew from June 1 to June 7.
Take a look at our exclusive photos from the first few days of the protests in NYC (violence warning.)
NYC Protests and LootingMay 31, 2020May 31 marked the fourth day of massive NYC protests over the killing of George Floyd by the Minneapolis police. Following the violence and looting that ensued on this day, Governor Andrew Cuomo placed NYC under curfew order from June 1 to June 7. Peaceful protest that began in Times […]